emacs templates + header

Mike Kupfer m.kupfer at acm.org
Sun Jun 20 23:44:10 UTC 2010

spam.me at gmx.info wrote:

> I use Ubuntu since 8.x and use Emacs always with the same ".emacs" and
> just the packages from the corresponding repository.
> With Lucid, I got a problem. Usually when I create a new file "new.c,
> new.h" then a header with author, date etc. and include "new.h",
> resp., #ifndef etc. is created. But now, nothing is happed. New files
> are empty. Thats bad also in case of Makefiles.

I can't answer your specific question, but it sounds like you are
running into some incompatibile change that was introduced in Emacs 23.
Check the News file (you should be able to view it from the Help
menu)--it might give some clues.


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